Owen Goodnight
Year: 1991
Team: Football

A legendary “double threat” passer and runner, he established a school record for the longest play from scrimmage with an 88 yard halfback pass against Catholic University in 1940.  Named to the little All-America Team in 1940, he went on to a professional career with the Chicago Bears and Baltimore Colts.  After a long and successful coaching career, he was inducted into the Texas Coaches Hall of Fame in 1971.